NEWS44th Annual North American Vasa is on February 8th & 9th, 2020
February 08, 2020
Traverse City Skier Finds Healing on the Trails
February 09, 2019
Interlochen Public Radio radio broadcast A story of loss, recovery and skiing.
Interlochen Public Radio Written Story
The 2019 Edition King Vasa Speaks is now available
February 08, 2019
Click on the following link to get the 2019 edition of King Vasa Speaks
Vasa Race Course Reports
February 07, 2019
February 7, 2019
The entire Vasa trail system was groomed by 7:30 am this morning. The groomers renovated the skate lane leaving the existing classic tracks set yesterday. It was 24 degrees with light east winds while they were on the trail. Freezing rain was falling at the trailhead at about 9:30 am. The Vasa trail system has an compacted base of 4 to 6" inchs of ice with a couple of inchs of packed new snow on top of the base.
Today's temperatures are forecast to warm into the mid 30s by 6:00 pm tonight and then fall below freezing by 10 0'clock tonight. The temperatures will continue dropping to the low teens by 9AM tomorrow. The freezing rain this afternoon and evening will change to snow as the temperatures drop.
Friday the forecast is for snow showers and breezy conditions with temperatures in the teens. and snow accumulation of about 1-2 inches
Forecast/Conditions for Saturday: Overnight low of 7F, temperature at start of 8F rising to 14 by noon. Expect packed powder snow, mostly cloudy skies and a 50 percent chance of snow overnight. .
43rd Annual VASA Volunteer Sign-up
February 06, 2019
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2019 WE Ski Nordic Ski Instruction Program
January 20, 2019
MIDWEST NORDIC RENDEZVOUS
January 04, 2019
MIDWEST NORDIC RENDEZVOUS
Traverse City, MI:
A partnership of the North American Vasa, The Vasa Ski Club and the Professional Ski
Instructors Association will be hosting a weekend of cross country skiing instructional clinics for
all ages and skill levels. The Midwest Nordic Rendezvous will be held at Timber Ridge Resort on
January 4_6th Our professional guest instructor is Emily Lovett from Steamboat Springs,
Clinics will begin on Friday for high school skiers and women. Saturday clinics will be special
classes for Intermediate Skiers, Women and Coaches. Each clinic will specialize in either classic
or freestyle techniques. A free social will be conducted Saturday from 5-6pm which will include
a light meal, refreshments and a talk by Ms. Lovett.
On Sunday January 7th, we will offer four clinics for advanced skiers in both disciplines.
Fees for each clinic range from $10-$40. Registration forms can be obtained at www.vasaskiclub.org
Online Registration is Open
November 01, 2018
Online Registration is Open Click Here